This site lists the main museums throughout the state of Maine, such as the Bates College Museum of Art, Bowdoin College Museum, Colby Museum of Art, and the Portland Museum of Art.
As the largest and oldest art museum in the state of Maine, the Portland Museum of Art serves as a vital cultural resource for all who visit. The Museum’s collection of more than 17,000 objects is housed in a complex of historic and remarkable buildings showcasing three centuries of art and architecture.
The Merrill Auditorium is a performing arts center located in the Arts District of Portland (Maine). Constructed in 1912, the Merrill Auditorium is a beautiful example of colonial style. The Kotzschmar Memorial Organ, with 5000 pipes of various sizes, has been built into the stage area.
Created in 1923, the PSO is now the largest professional orchestra in Maine, and is recognized in the United States as a major symphony orchestra.